Natasha is a clinical psychologist with specialised experience working with individuals with various types of eating disorders. She has worked across a range of settings including inpatient, day program and outpatient. Natasha has supported clients with a wide range of psychological and health problems and assisted them to go on to recover and live a meaningful life.
Clinical Psychology including Schema Therapy, Enhanced Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT-E), Maudsley Family-Based Therapy; Specialist Supportive Clinical Management for Anorexia and Supervision
Psychologists work with individuals with a range of mental health conditions and difficulties they may be experiencing at any stage in their life. Psychologists are trained in the assessment, diagnosis and treatment of a range of psychological problems. Psychologists utilise a broad range of evidence-based treatments which are tailored to best suit the individual’s needs and optimise treatment outcomes. The treatment approach, frequency of sessions and length of treatment will depend on each individual’s situation and will be outlined in the initial session.
Memberships and Crendentials
Natasha is an ANZAED Eating Disorder Credentialed Clinician. She is also a member of the Australian Psychological Society (APS).
Booking an Appointment
If you intend to receive a Medicare rebate for the session a referral from your General Practitioner or Psychiatrist is required before attending your initial appointment. If however you would like to claim under your private health fund a referral is not necessary. Please contact us if you have any queries regarding this process.
All sessions (excluding the initial appointment) are 50-60 minutes in duration. We ask that for the first session you arrive 5-10 minutes early to complete the standard paperwork. At the initial session, Natasha will conduct a comprehensive assessment to best understand your situation. In this session your goals for therapy will also be discussed as well as possible treatment options. The frequency of sessions and length of treatment will depend on your situation and will be outlined in the initial session.
The cost for an initial appointment is $265 per 60-70 session. Subsequent appointments are $250 for 50-60 minutes in duration. Please note that the Australian Psychological Society (APS) National Schedule of Recommended fees for a standard consultation (46-60 minutes) is $280.
If you are referred under a Mental Health Care Plan or an Eating Disorder Treatment Plan you will receive a Medicare Rebate of $131.65 per a session, with an out of Pocket Expense of $133.35 for the initial appointment and $118.35 for subsequent sessions. There is a maximum of 10 sessions that can be subsidised by Medicare per a calendar year under the Mental Health Care Plan. If you are referred under an Eating Disorder Treatment Plan you are eligible for 20-40 Medicare subsidised sessions for the year. Alternatively, through your private health fund you may be eligible to receive a rebate (not in conjunction with any Medicare rebate). The rebates vary according to your insurance fund and policy so please contact your insurer to determine the amount you may be reimbursed for psychological services.
Natasha is a board-approved supervisor with the Psychology Board of Australia. She is approved as a principal supervisor for the Clinical Psychology Registrar Programs and higher degree supervision. The supervision fee is $180 per hour (excluding GST).
If you wish to book in an appointment or inquire further regarding current availability please get in touch via email or alternatively use the link below to book an appointment. Please note, due to clinical demand, Natasha is not able to accept new clients until June 2023.
To book the next available appointment:
4/7 Apollo Road,
Bulimba, QLD, 4171
Phone: 0424 428 848
*Please text to arrange a time to call, as this phone is not attended to during sessions.
Fax: 07 3112 4371